Chelsea has on Thursday, agreed on a deal in principle to sign Germany striker Timo Werner from Bundesliga club RB Leipzig.
The report added that Werner has a 55 million euro ($62.45 million) release clause which expires on June 15 and that Premier League club Chelsea had offered the 24-year-old a contract worth 200,000 pounds per week.
According to sources, Timo Werner is ready to sign his contract as new Chelsea player until June 2025 on tomorrow paperwork time.
Liverpool has not sent any official bid to hijack the move. Chelsea will pay €55M to RB Leipzig. Timo has already spoken directly with Frank Lampard.
Werner is second-top scorer in the Bundesliga this season with 25 goals, four behind Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski.
He has made 29 appearances for Germany, scoring 11 times.